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Cara Putman
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What's the story behind the story? This video gives insight into Francesca Battistelli's creative process - Behind The Album, If We're Honest
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Today I'm over at Inspired by Life & Fiction. I'd love to have you join the conversation about purpose in our lives. 
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4 Novels you should read this spring with a giveaway of A Beauty So Rare.
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Easter eggs in writing and movies. What they are and a short explanation from Pixar.
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Most days I do this well...
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Still want to read Shadowed by Grace? Come to Tricia Goyer's blog and learn about my dream. She's giving away three copies.
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These characters always make me think of my grandparents.
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Today I posted a fun blog with a video from Pixar on Easter Eggs in their movies. I love to include these in my books when it fits. Do you? http://caraputman.com/writing-tip-easter-eggs/
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I always love it when I can slip a little something in that someone who has read earlier books might notice. It's a fun treat for them. 
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3 Things I've learned about having grace to finish the task in front of me.
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A helpful book for the person in your world who wants a lifelong relationship.
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Occupation
Author, Attorney
Employment
  • Purdue University
    Contract Lecturer, 2006 - present
  • Bennett Boehning & Clary
    Associate, 2002 - present
  • Author
    Author, 2007 - present
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Gender
Female
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Author, Attorney, Speaker, Homeschool Mom
Introduction
Cara Putman is an author of fourteen novels and one nonfiction work -- plus all the characters and stories still begging to be told. Look for more in the future. She is also a licensed attorney, contract lecturer at a Big Ten University, adjunct faculty at a community college, and active in her church and community. She lives with her family in Indiana.
Bragging rights
Started college at 16
Education
  • Purdue University
    Krannert School of Management MBA, 2013 - present
    I am in the MBA program.
  • George Mason University School of Law
    JD, 1997 - 2001
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha
    BA Political Science, 1992 - 1994
  • mid plains community college
    AA Political Science, 1990 - 1992